Students of AAU Hold Competition on Ethical Issues

Regular, undergraduate students from different colleges of Addis Ababa University (AAU) took a Question and Answer completion focused on Ethics and Anti-Corruption activities at Nelson Mandela Hall today, 29th of November 2021.

 Directorate of Ethics and Anti-corruption of AAU in collaboration with the Commission of Federal Ethics and Anti-Corruption held the program with an objective of creating awareness on students and making them engage in all Ethics and Anti-corruption activities.

The information from the program further stated that two students (one Female & one male), with the highest points from the competition, will be selected for further competition intended to be conducted at the national level among all Ethiopian Universities.

According to Ayehutiru Addis, Acting Director for Ethics and Anti-Corruption Directorate of AAU, the Commission for the Federal Ethics and Anti-Corruption has an annual plan of running a competition at least once in a year at the country level.

“The Ethiopian Federal Ethics and Anti-corruption Commission is a dedicated anti-corruption agency, invested with expansive powers to combat corruption in the country.  It was established in 2001 in the context of the accelerated internationalization of anti-corruption law. The mandate of the Commission is wide, spanning the prevention, investigation and prosecution of all forms of corruption in Ethiopia.”

Reporter: Zelalem Moges.

Photo: Andualem Aseffa

Editor: Abraham Giramy